|A Jewish State - Theodor Herzl|
LibriVox recording of A Jewish State, by Theodor Herzl. Read by Adrian Praetzellis. Read in English, this is a pivotal document in the history of Zionism and the State of Israel. Herzl designed this work to elevate the discussion of "the Jewish Question" so it would "no longer take the form of violent abuse or sentimental vindication but of a debate, practical, large, earnest, and political." While few of Herzl's proposals were actually carried out, the importance of A JEWISH STATE was in the gr...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; israel; herzl; jewish state
|Roza Bieliauskiene 29July2012 Yiddish Book Center - Yiddish Book Center (Emily B.)|
Roza Bieliauskiene, active member of the Vilnius, Lithuania Jewish community, was interviewed by Christa Whitney on July 29, 2012 in Vilnius, Lithuania. This interview is conducted entirely in Yiddish. Roza's parents were survivors from a shtetl outside of Vilnius. She grew up in Soviet Vilnius in a Yiddish home and recalls hearing the language spoken on the streets of her Jewish neighborhood. Roza worked as an engineer for many years before delving into the world of Jewish and Yiddish cultural ...
Keywords: Yiddish Book Center; National Yiddish Book Center; Wexler Oral History Project; nybc; ybc; Yiddish; Jewish culture; Advice; Family history; stories about ancestors; Childhood; Jewish Identity; Yiddish language; Yiddish teaching; Yiddish learning; Coming back to Yiddish; Other languages; Hebrew; Visual Arts; Literature; Career and Professional Life; Jewish professions; Scholarship; Academia; Holocaust; Education; Religion and ritual; Family traditions; Jewish holidays; Israel; Zionism; Eastern Europe; Soviet Union; Food and culinary traditions; Transmission; Roots/heritage; Anti-Semitism; Jewish community; Urban; Shtetl; Vilna Gaon Jewish State Museum; Sholem Aleichem Jewish School; Sholem Aleichem; Moyshe Kulbak; Moshe Kulbak; 1960s; 1990s; 2000s; 1989; 1991; Russian; Lithuanian; 1980s
|People United - October 26, 2012 - Allan Campbell|
Episode features veteran foreign correspondent Glenn Frankel with a journalist's perspective on Israel, the Palestinian territories, and international relations. He spoke at 5604 Manor in Austin, Texas, on August 16, 2012.
Keywords: People United; 91.7 FM; KOOP Radio; Austin TX; community radio; Glenn Frankel; School of Journalism; University of Texas at Austin; The Washington Post; reporter; editor; foreign correspondent; Southern Africa Bureau; Jerusalem Bureau; London Bureau; Bureau Chief; Israel; Palestinian Territories; Occupied Territories; West Bank; Gaza Strip; East Jerusalem; Golan Heights; Syria; Jordan; Lebanon; Egypt; Camp David; Oslo Accords; Middle East; Palestine Liberation Organization; PLO; Fatah; Hamas; Palestinian Authority; Occupation; uprising; intifada; peace process; Israeli-Palestinian conflict; Mahmoud Abbas; Yasser Arafat; Menachem Begin; Yitzhak Rabin; Yitzhak Shamir; Shimon Peres; Benjamin Netanyahu; Bibi Netanyahu; Ehud Barak; Ariel Sharon; Ehud Olmert; Zionist; Zionism; Jewish state; religion; ethnicity; nationality; national groups; two-state solution; United States; US politics; geopolitics; Iran; nuclear arms; intervention; containment; status quo; war; peace; media; journalism; history; current events